Voyager 1 Fires Thrusters for First Time in Nearly Four Decades 0

The only human-made object outside our solar system is still alive and kickin’. An artist’s concept of Voyager 1 crossing into interstellar space NASA/JPL When Voyager 1’s trajectory correction maneuver thrusters last fired, Ronald Reagan had just been elected president. Over 30 years ago, about a decade into the spacecraft’s journey out to the edge of…